A Walk in the Park

The most thrilling thing that  forest officials have done is sectioned off a part of the core where you can go on walking safaris in Satpura National Park. Yes, that’s right. You can walk the same path that tigers have tread. You can follow bear trails and...
Welcome To The Jungle

Welcome To The Jungle

The idea of the jungle is a powerful one indeed. While the British ruled India the Orientalists made it out to be a dark and savage place full of snake charmers and rampaging beasts. For the feudal Maharajas it was a hunting ground where the wildlife were nothing more...
The Art of Creating Dreams

The Art of Creating Dreams

Tell me something, would you like to listen to a story? It was November 1999, and a son asked his Father, ‘Shall we sleep on the terrace, the Leonids are going to put on a show.’ He set up a mattress under the night sky, excited to be up there and see the stars. That...
A lodge is a lodge is a lodge

A lodge is a lodge is a lodge

“Jungle Resort Forsyth is a Lodge not a hotel or resort !” – One of the first things that I was specifically corrected about on arrival at Forsyth was to always refer to it as a ‘lodge’ and not a hotel or resort. You might ask what the difference is and I realize now...